Main Contractor: Carillion
We have been appointed by Carillion Build to complete the Facing Brickwork and all associated sundries on the construction of the new Heath School in Runcorn. The Heath School was due to be one of the first schools to be rebuilt as part of the Priority Schools Building Programme, however due to 10 years of delays and setbacks works did not commence until October 2016. The redeveloped school will be able to accommodate 1,050 pupils with a 20-student sixth form. The new building will include a new sports and community centre with 4 court Sports Hall, Activity Hall, Dance and Drama studios, cafeteria. External features include a new tennis courts, an amphitheatre and external dining terrace and new refectory. The building will also house a new Sixth Form Centre and specialist laboratories, workshops and classrooms befitting a 21st Century School.
The masonry package will commence in April 2017 and take 8 weeks to complete. Works include a Blue Brick Façade and insulated cavity against an SFS inner leaf. Several metres of Masonry Support are also required to the large curtain walling opening to the Refectory area.